Wood & Metal Technology
This is a semester-length course. Additionally, students can choose to do either one semester of Wood and Metal Construction or one semester of Food and Textiles Technology.
This course is aimed at developing the student’s skills in design and construction technologies. The course provides a solid foundation for further studies in Design and Technology with a strong focus on the Design Cycle.
During this course students will have the opportunity to:
Develop an understanding of, and skills in: workshop safety, protective equipment and teamwork.
Use hand tools, basic jointing methods, and an introduction to some portable power tools and work shop machinery.
Introductory CAD drawing and interpretation of designs
Measure, cut and fabricate sheet-metal, acrylic and timber to create design solutions
Use and apply surface finish materials in a safe and competent manner
Students may choose to purchase extra materials above the Materials and Services Fee.
Inquiring & Analysing
Creating the Solution